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Krystal exudes an edgy goth and witch house concept for "Red Light." SM Entertainment has released the first teaser photo for the upcoming f(x) comeback which features Krystal in a dark, Gothic concept.
The teaser photo is for third studio album from f(x) which is entitled “Red Light”.
Upon release of the teaser, f(x) fans compared the photo of Krystal to images featuring "Gossip Girl" star and lead singer of The Pretty Reckless, Taylor Momsen.
Taylor Momsen portrayed the "Gossip Girl" character Jenny Humphrey, a Brooklynite who infiltrates the Upper East Side through her use of social maneuvering.
Both Taylor Momsen and her character Jenny or Little J became synonymous with thick eye liner and haphazard post-punk fashion which bordered on Goth. As a true fashionista, Krystal is able to translate this style well.
f(x) debuted in 2009 and has been progressing towards more artistic concepts.
Audiences have the comeback for the electronic dance group since their last release, the 2013 studio album Pink Tape.
Pink Tape was a critically acclaimed success, with the album receiving the honor as the only K-Pop release to be chosen by Fuse as one of the 41 Best Albums of 2013.In addition, Billboard selected the track “Rum Pum Pum Pum” as the number three album on the 20 Best K-Pop Songs of 2013 list.
In 2013, f(x) made in-roads into the American market by performing at SXSW and filming a hilarious sketch with “Pitch Perfect” star Anna Kendrick for the comedy website Funny or Die.The group also appeared at KCON 2013, with f(x) member Amber utilizing her excellent English language skills to serve as one of the commentators during “M! Countdown What"s Up LA”, which was filmed at KCON.
Beyond f(x), Krystal witnessed as surge in popularity in 2013 through her portrayal of Lee Bo Na in “The Heirs”. Audiences were charmed with her interaction as a petulant entertainment heiress whose boyfriend Yoo Chan Young (CNBLUE"s Kang Min Hyuk) endlessly doted on her.
Krystal and her sister Jessica are currently the subjects of the OnStyle network reality program "Jessica & Krystal", which chronicles their busy life as K-Pop idols.
"Red Light" is scheduled to be released on July 7.